Be careful what you wish for...Alice Reynolds had always dreamt of escaping her grimy corner of South London for the fairytale world of the privileged aristocratic elite. Cricket whites, Pimms and summer balls were the stuff of Alice's dreams. But when those dreams come true, the friends and enemies she makes on a trip to Russia draw her into a completely different world. Fifteen years later, it's another journey to Russia - this time to procure a priceless Faberge egg for the dangerously sexy Zander Sinclair - which shatters Alice's fragile existence, exposing lethal secrets from the past and throwing her together once again with the one man she could never forget.
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ONLY MY DREAMS marks a triumphant return to the big, sexy blockbuster, combining a pacy, compelling thriller with a passionate, unforgettable love story.
From its dramatic opening as Alice, smuggling a Faberge egg back to England, is attacked on a Russian train, to its spectacular conclusion, ONLY MY DREAMS is an unashamedly glossy read. Alice is an irresistible heroine – a rags to riches Cinderella for the twenty-first century – and Cassian, the hero, is nothing short of delicious. Mix in the dangerously sexy Zander, Alice’s lover, and a wonderful hidden secret that leaves Alice fighting for her life, and you’ve got an utterly page-turning, unputdownable treat.About the Author:
Anna Blundy was born in 1970 and went to City of London School for Girls and Westminster School before reading Russian at University College, Oxford. She has lived in Russia three times - as a translator, a blues singer and then as Moscow correspondent for The Times. EVERY TIME WE SAY GOODBYE, Anna's memoir of her father, the foreign correspondent David Blundy, was published in 1998 to great critical acclaim. ONLY MY DREAMS is her first novel.
She lives with her husband, Horatio and their two children, Lev and Hope.
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Book Description Arrow Books Ltd, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. new ed edition. 432 pages. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0099415275
Book Description Arrow Books, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 99415275